MILK FROTHER GEMFW15 Instruction Manual Contents Guide to the Appliance 2 Caring for the Environment 3 Safety Information and Warnings 4 Items in the Box 7 Basic Set Up 8 Operation Instructions 9 Care and Maintenance 12 Technical Specifications 13 1 Guide to the Appliance Lid Milk Jug Handle Power Button with Indicator Mains Cable Milk Frother Stand Note: Due to production improvements, the appliance may differ slightly from the diagram shown. Diagrams in this instruction manual are for reference only. 2 Caring for the Environment Responsible disposal of the packaging The packaging of your appliance has been selected from environmentally friendly materials and can usually be recycled. Please ensure these are disposed of correctly. Plastic wrapping can be a suffocation hazard for babies and young children, please ensure all packaging materials are out of reach and are safely disposed of. Please ensure they are offered for recycling rather than throwing these materials away. Responsible disposal of the appliance At the end of its working life, do not throw this appliance out with your household rubbish. An environmentally friendly method of disposal will ensure that valuable raw materials can be recovered and used again. Electrical and electronic appliances contain materials and substances which, if handled or disposed of incorrectly, could be potentially hazardous on the environment and human health. Observe any local regulations regarding the disposal of electrical consumer goods and dispose of it appropriately. Contact your local authorities for advice on recycling facilities in your area. The plug must be rendered useless and the cable cut off directly behind the appliance or the machine to prevent misuse. 3 Safety Information and Warnings For your continued safety and to reduce the risk of injury or electric shock, please follow all the safety precautions listed below. ••Read all the instructions carefully before using this appliance and keep them for future reference. ••Retain the manual. If you pass the appliance on to a third party, make sure to include this manual. ••Unplug the appliance from the mains socket when not in use, or before cleaning any part of the appliance. ••Allow the appliance to completely cool down before cleaning. ••Never immerse the appliance in water and always keep the electrical contacts dry. ••Never place the appliance on or near a source of heat such as a cooker ring or gas flame. ••Always place the appliance on a dry, flat and stable surface. ••To prevent from heating dry, ensure the milk level is no less than the frothing level indicator on the appliance. 4 Safety Information and Warnings ••Do not use the appliance to heat anything other than milk. ••Do not interfere with the normal working of the switch. ••Always keep the appliance out of the reach of small children. ••This appliance is not intended for use by persons (including children) with reduced physical, sensory or mental capabilities, or lack of experience and knowledge, unless they have been given supervision or instruction concerning use of the appliance by a person responsible for their safety. ••Keep the appliance and its cord out of reach of children. ••This appliance is intended for indoor household use and similar applications such as: – farm houses and by clients in hotels, motels and other residential type environment; – bed and breakfast type environment; – catering and similar non-retail applications. ••Children should be supervised to ensure that they do not play with the appliance. 5 Safety Information and Warnings ••If the mains cable is damaged it must be replaced by the manufacturer, its service agent, or similarly qualified persons in order to avoid a hazard. ••Do not let the mains cable overhang the edge of the work surface or allow it to touch hot surfaces or sources of heat or flame. ••Do not open the lid while the milk is heating. ••The surfaces are liable to get hot during use. ••Potential injury from misuse. ••The heating element surface is subject to residual heat after use. 6 Items in the Box Remove all items from the packaging. Retain the packaging. If you dispose of it please do so according to local regulations. The following items are included: Main Unit Milk Frother Stand Lid Instruction Manual Frothing Paddle Heating Paddle 7 Instruction Manual Basic Set Up First Time Use •• Clean the jug, lid, frothing paddle and heating paddle by hand thoroughly with warm soapy water. Rinse and allow to dry. •• Wipe the exterior of the milk frother stand with a damp cloth, avoiding the power connector hole. Important: Do not immerse any parts of the appliance in water. 8 Operation Instructions The milk frother comes with two paddles, one for frothing and one for heating milk: •• Frothing Paddle: Used for heating and/or frothing milk. •• Heating Paddle: Used for heating milk. 1. Place the milk frother stand on a flat stable surface, away from walls and over-hanging cupboards. 2. Open the lid and insert the appropriate paddle onto the shaft in the milk jug. Push down gently but firmly to ensure the paddle locks into place. 3. Pour fresh milk into the jug, making sure not to exceed the maximum level marked on the inside of the jug. (The lower “MAX ” marking is for frothing milk, the top “MAX ” marking is the maximum level for heating milk.) Important: •• Only a maximum of 100ml of milk can be frothed to prevent spillover after frothing. •• Only a maximum of 200ml of milk can be heated. 4. Place the lid firmly on the jug and put the milk frother on its stand. Connect the stand’s mains cable to the mains socket. The indicator will light up red. Important: This milk frother must only be used with the stand provided. 9 Operation Instructions Frothing and Heating (MAX ) Press the button ONCE, the indicator will light up blue. The paddle will start to rotate. When the milk is frothed and heated, the milk frother will stop automatically and the indicator will light up red. Important: Ensure the milk inside the jug is below the marked “MAX “ to prevent spillover after frothing. Heating Only (MAX ) Press the button TWICE, the indicator will light up blue. The paddle will start to rotate. When the milk is heated, the milk frother will stop automatically and the indicator will light up red. Important: Ensure the milk inside the jug is below the marked “MAX “. Frothing Only (MAX ) button THREE TIMES, the indicator will flash in blue. The Press the paddle will start to rotate. When the milk is frothed, the milk frother will stop automatically and the indicator will light up red. Important: Ensure the milk inside the jug is below the marked “MAX “ to prevent spillover after frothing. Note: You can press the button at any time to stop. 10 Operation Instructions After Frothing or Heating •• When the milk frother has stopped, carefully remove the lid and pour the warmed or frothed milk into your beverage. •• To reuse after frothing or heating, wait for 3 minutes before reusing. To shorten this time, rinse with water and wipe dry after each use. Do not immerse the appliance in water. Note: The milk frother will enter an automatic safety mode after 5 consecutive uses. The power indicator will flash in blue and the button will not be usable for 5 minutes. Important: •• Always turn off the milk frother and disconnect the power supply when not in use. •• Keep the paddles in a safe place. They are small and can easily be lost. Note: •• Always froth or heat the milk before making coffee or hot chocolate. When the milk is ready, add to the beverage and serve immediately. •• Milk heats to approximately 68°C (±10°C). This is the ideal temperature to ensure the flavour of your coffee is not impaired and so you don’t have to wait too long until you can start sipping on your drink. 11 Care and Maintenance Washing the Components Wash the lid, frothing paddle and heating paddle by hand thoroughly with warm soapy water immediately after each use. Rinse and allow to dry. Washing the Interior After each use, immediately wipe the interior clean with a damp, soapy, non-abrasive sponge or cloth. Rinse thoroughly, then dry. Cleaning the Exterior The milk frother exterior should be cleaned with a soft damp cloth. Do not use abrasive cleaners or scouring pads which may damage the finish of the milk frother. Important: •• Do not insert any foreign objects or allow any liquid to spill into the power connector hole. •• Never immerse the milk frother or the stand in water and always keep the electrical contacts dry. Always disconnect from the mains before cleaning the stand. 12 Technical Specifications Power Supply 220-240V~ 50Hz Power Consumption 450W Features and specifications are subject to change without prior notice. 13 M.E.W. (Australia) Pty Ltd 15 Vaughan Street Essendon Fields VIC 3041 ACN 152 719 036 1300 725 885 firstname.lastname@example.org gvaproducts.com.au While every effort has been made in the preparation of this instruction manual, the publishers cannot be held responsible for the accuracy of the information contained herein or any consequences arising from it.